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Freight — a rolling hazard or an economic opportunity?

What role will freight play in the future of St. Louis?

Will freight be more than a means of transporting food from farm to market and goods from producer to consumer? Will concern about the movement of hazardous materials be too often feared as an accident waiting to happen, or will efficient and safe movement of freight be viewed as a fundamental tool of economic development?

Those topics and others will be discussed at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 31 at the Missouri History Museum at Lindell Bouleveard and DeBaliviere Avenue in Forest Park. A panel of freight experts will discuss “Transportation Shoptalk – Fueling the Future Economy.” The discussion

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